There’s no denying Northwest Indiana just experienced one of the worst winters we have ever seen. Snowfall was about 40 inches above the average, we had the most significant number of snow events in history, and it was the second coldest winter we've seen since 1912.
There has been a great deal of discussion about what the Illiana Corridor project will and won’t do as it moves through the process to be considered for inclusion in NIRPC’s 2040 Comprehensive Regional Plan.
Northwest Indiana is at a crossroads for economic development. An opportunity is on the horizon to help spur development in the northern part of Lake County, at the Gary/Chicago International Airport, and create a new sector of jobs.
Indiana Department of Transportation Deputy Commissioner Bob Alderman's support of the Illiana Expressway is spot-on, but make sure the highway's approval record is spotless.
With the arrival of the warm spring temperatures, you’re starting to see more yellow vests and orange cones and barrels throughout Northwest Indiana.
INDOT Deputy Commissioner Bob Alderman spends time with NWI Now to reflect on 2012 and take a look at exciting initiatives being implemented in 2013.
The Indiana Department of Transportation takes its mission to plan, build, maintain and operate a superior transportation system seriously. That mission includes enhancing safety and mobility and being a key component in promoting economic growth.
As 2012 starts to wind down, the Indiana Department of Transportation’s LaPorte District is gearing up for what promises to be a busy winter season. Snow plow crews have gone through their winter refresher training and are ready to hit the streets with more than 170 plows when the first snow…
Antonio Riley, regional administrator of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, praised Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and others for being willing to work across geographic boundaries on regional economic development issues. There's a lot of that going around.
As you travel into Ohio and all along the East Coast, the toll roads there are known as turnpikes. The term dates back to the early days of roads when they were built and maintained by private enterprise, not the government. Long sticks or “pikes" blocked access to these roads until the fare…
Bob Alderman is deputy commissioner of the Indiana Department of Transportation.
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